Tin cans - tins of baked beans, spaghetti, tomato sauce, fruit salad, pet food and paint
Did you know ...
- Recycling tin cans saves between 60 to 74 percent of the energy used to produce them from raw materials.
- Metals can be classified into two groups - ferrous and non-ferrous. Ferrous metals contain iron and non-ferrous do not. Ferrous metals may be pure iron, or they maybe an alloy such as steel (made from iron and carbon). Common non-ferrous metals are aluminium, tin, copper, zinc and brass. High value metals such as silver, gold and platinum are often contained in printed circuit boards of electrical equipment.
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